Easter Events at Wokingham Borough Libraries

This Easter it’s events galore at Wokingham Borough Libraries, have a look at what we have to offer below:

Children’s Art Workshop – A Library Fest Event Drawing, painting and mono printing with artist Lisa-Marie Gibb. For children aged 5-12. £1.50 charge, Places must be booked on 0118 969 0304.  Woodley Library, Saturday April 9 at 10am to 12noon.

Children’s Chess Club – For young people aged 8+. Places must be booked on 0118 969 0304.  Woodley Library,       Thursday April 7 at 3.30pm to 5pm.

Craft time – Fun craft sessions for children aged 2-5 years. £1 charge. Just drop-in!  Finchampstead Library, Friday April 1 at 11.30am to 12noon

Create a Comic -Comic Drawing Event for teens and adults. Free event, just drop-in!  Wokingham Library Thursday April 14, 5pm to 7pm

Dad and Baby Rhymetime Rhymes for babies aged 0 to 18 months and their parents, Just drop in!

  • Wokingham Library Saturday April 2, 10am to 10.30am
  • Lower Earley Library Saturday April 9, 11am to 11.30am

Explore Learning – Free session, Places must be booked by contacting the relevant library

  • National Young Writers – Creative Writing Workshop,  for 7 to 10 year olds. Wokingham Library,  Friday April 1, 10am to 11am
  • Wimpy Kid for children aged 8 to 11 years old.  Wokingham Library, Tuesday April 5,  9.45am to 10.45am
  • Horrid Henry for children aged 5 to 7 years old. Wokingham Library, Tuesday April 5, 11am to 12noon
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, for children aged 5 to 7 years.  Woodley Library,  Wednesday April 6, 9.45am to 10.45am
  • Awesome Egyptians, for children aged 5 to 7 years  Woodley Library , Wednesday April 6, 11am to 12noon

Get Arty– Fun arts and crafts fun for children aged 5 and over. £1.50 charge, just drop in!

  • Wokingham Library,  Thursday April 7, 10.30am to 11.30am
  • Maiden Erlegh Library,  Friday April 8,  2.15pm to 3.15pm
  • Woodley Library, Friday April 8,  2.30pm to 3.30pm

Little Explorer’s Bunny Storytime– Mark the 150th anniversary of Beatrix Potter’s birth by listening to the story of naughty Peter Rabbit and other bunny themed stories, then make some rabbit themed crafts. for children age 7 and under. £1.50 charge. Just drop-in!

  • Wokingham Library,  Monday April 4,  10.30am to 11.15am
  • Twyford Library,  Monday April 4,  2pm to 2.45pm
  • Wargrave Library, Wednesday April 6,  10.30am to 11.15am
  • Spencers Wood Library,  Thursday April 7, 2pm to 2.45pm

Manga Workshop A Library Fest Event Manga Drawing Workshop for children aged 8 to 16 years old. £2.50 charge. Places must be booked.

  • Lower Earley Library, Thursday April 7, 10am to 11.30am
  • Maiden Erlegh Library,  Thursday April 7, 2pm to 3.30pm

Paracord weaving workshop Just drop in and learn how to make a survival bracelet using different weaves. For adults and children aged 6 and over. £5 charge per bracelet.  Lower Earley Library, Saturday April 9, 10.45am to 12noon

Rhymetime – For children aged 5 years old and under. Free, Just drop in!

  • Spencers Wood Library, Thursday April 7,  10.15am to 10.45am
  • Finchampstead Library, Friday April 8, 11am to 11.30am

Shakespeare Theatre Show  of Twelfth Night. A Library Fest Event. Shakespeare show for all the family. £5 charge. Places must be booked by calling the relevant Library: Woodley Library 0118 969 0304.  Woodley Library, Monday April 4,  2pm to 3pm

Stop Motion Animation Workshop – A Library Fest Event. Find out how animation works and create 2D or 3D characters. For adults and children 8+, £1.50 charge. Places must be booked by calling the relevant Library: Lower Earley Library 0118 931 2150 or Wokingham Library 0118 9781368.

  • Lower Earley Library              Tuesday April 5                       10.30am to 12.30pm
  • Wokingham Library                Wednesday April 6                  10.30am to 12.30pm

Storytime – For children aged 5 years old and under. Free, Just drop in!

  • Finchampstead Library           Friday April 1                         11am to 11.30am
  • Wargrave Library                   Saturday April 2                     10.30am to 11am
  • Spencers Wood Library           Monday April 4                       4pm to 4.30pm
  • Winnersh Library                    Wednesday April 6                  10.15am to 10.45am
  • Woodley Library                     Saturday April 9                      11am to 11.30am
  • Wokingham Library                Every Tuesday                         4pm to 4.30pm

All libraries will have activity tables for children with word searches and colouring sheets.  There is also a selection of books, audio books and DVDs for you tomorrow.

Don’t forget that we have a selection of eBooks, eAudio and eMagazines that you can access with your library card for free.

Wokingham Borough Libraries Contact details

  • Finchampstead Library (0118) 908 8176
  • Wargrave Library (0118) 940 4656
  • Lower Earley Library (0118) 931 2150
  • Winnersh Library (0118) 979 7519
  • Maiden Erlegh Library (0118) 966 6630
  • Wokingham Library (0118) 978 1368
  • Spencers Wood Library (0118) 988 4771
  • Woodley Library (0118) 969 0304
  • Twyford Library (0118) 934 0800

Or for more events available in other libraries visit http://www.wokingham.gov.uk/libraries



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